Apr 18, 2010 11:00pm EDT
after a two-week mission. the shuttle has enough supplies to remain in orbit until wednesday. >>> toyota agrees to pay a fine of more than $16 million for its four-month delay in telling the government about defective gas pedals about their cars. that according to the transportation department official, who says toyota have until tomorrow to accept or contest the record of $16.4 million fine. that fine is because that the car maker knew about sticking gas pedals in their vehicles in september. but they did not issue a recall until january. >>> still ahead on 9news now, mourners, they paid final respects to the president and the first lady. >> and some high school students in our area, they will soon be teaching their peers. i'll explain that when we come back. >>> a little bit in the way of the cloud cover, keeping the temperatures a little bit more of what they are doing. that is my forecast. officially 69. and at national today. the wakeup weather. calling for another fridged start tomorrow. here is a look at the almanac data. and they will go to your wakeup weather. a very cold start.
Apr 13, 2010 11:00pm EDT
the store. they charged her with bias and intimidation. >>> toyota is putting the brakes on the sale of the new lexus gx460. they issued a new rare don't buy warning after emergency handling tests. the magazine says when the vehicle is pushed to the limit, the rear slides way out. electronic stability controls do kick in, but it takes too long to regain control. >> if the wheel went off the pavement or struck a curb, the vehicle could roll over. none of the other suvs that we've tested have performed as poorly in this test. >> lexus has sold about 5400 of these vehicles thus far. there have been no reports of problems from any customers. we have more information on this at wusa9.com. just click on our consumer page living smart. >>> a health alert tonight for women about what you eat. eating too many carbohydrates could be bad for your heart. according to health.com. researchers say women who eat more white bread, white rice and other carb heavy foods that cause blood sugar to spike are twice as likely to develop heart disease long-term. they say only carbohydrates with a high glie s
Apr 25, 2010 11:00pm EDT
by a toyota camry. they say the man got out of the camry and began banging on the other car. when the driver of that car got out police say he was stabbed several times. the accused was later arrested. the victim has been hospitalized tonight. >>> one local college is investigating an alleged sexual assault on campus. george mason university officials did not send out an alert to all students. they said they didn't believe there was a threat to the entire campus community but they said that the lack of information about the sexual assault has some students worried tonight. surae chinn has that story. >> shocked. >> reporter: george mason university students woke up to an unusual sight sunday morning. >> about three cop cars. state troopers. they were sitting around talking. and then two george mason policemen. >> i wondered what they were. i thought they were checking the meters. >> reporter: police were not after meters, they were after a suspect. the freshman was acquainted with her attacker. >> reporter: george mason police would not go on camera but would only confirm they are investigat